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DNA, Mitochondrial

Double-stranded DNA of MITOCHONDRIA. In eukaryotes, the mitochondrial GENOME is circular and codes for ribosomal RNAs, transfer RNAs, and about 10 proteins.

Year introduced: 1974(1973)

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Tree Number(s): D13.444.308.283.225

MeSH Unique ID: D004272

Entry Terms:

  • mtDNA
  • Mitochondrial DNA

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